Champion Hurdle Tips
This two-mile hurdles race has been won by many of the greatest hurdles to grace our sport, with the likes of Night Nurse, Hurricane Fly and Buveur D'Air winning the race on two occasions.
Hatton's Grace was the first to claim a hat-trick of Champion Hurdle wins. A feat which has been repeated by legends like Persian War, See You Then and Istabraq.
Cheltenham Day 1 Tips 2021 (Tuesday)
|Time||Tuesday Races||Tips / 2021 Result||Watch Replay|
|13:20||Supreme Novices' Hurdle||Result: Appreciate It 8/11F|
|13:55||Arkle Challenge Trophy||WON: Shishkin to win 4/9|
|14:30||Ultima Handicap Chase||Result: Vintage Clouds 28/1|
|15:05||Champion Hurdle||WON: Honeysuckle to win 11/10|
WON: Sharjah (EW) 11/1
|15:40||Mares' Hurdle||Result: Black Tears 11/1|
|16:15||Boodles Handicap Hurdle||Result: Jeff Kidder 80/1|
|16:50||National Hunt Chase||WON: Galvin to win|
Champion Hurdle Bookmakers & Free Bets
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Champion Hurdle 2021 Runners & Best Odds
|Runners / 2021 Results||Best Odds||Place Bet|
|Winner: Honeysuckle||11/10 F|
|2nd Place: Sharjah||14/1|
|3rd Place: Epatante||4/1|
|4th Place: Aspire Tower||33/1|
|5th Place: Abracadabras||10/1|
|James Du Berlais||22/1|
|Not So Sleepy||66/1|
|William Hill paying||5 places - 1/5 odds|
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Champion Hurdle Date & Time 2021
Champion Hurdle Bookie Specials
Champion Hurdle Key Facts
|Date||Tuesday March 16th, 2021|
Champion Hurdle Winners
|Year||Champion Hurdle Winners|
|2012||Rock On Ruby|
|2002||Hors La Loi III|
Champion Hurdle History
Owner JP McManus won the Champion Hurdle twice in a row with Buveur D'Air, and again with the ill-fated Espoir D'Allen.
In 2020, Nicky Henderson's Epatante justified her tag of favouritism with a superb performance, ensuring McManus retain the famous trophy for a fourth year on the bounce.
Champion Hurdle FAQs
Who won the 2020 Champion Hurdle?
Epatante was a comfortable winner of the Champion Hurdle, run on the 69th birthday of her owner, JP McManus, who has now had four consecutive winners of the feature race on the Cheltenham Festival’s opening day. Well supported from the night before and sent off 2-1 favourite, Epatante became an eighth winner of the Champion Hurdle for her trainer, Nicky Henderson.
When is the Cheltenham Festival Champion Hurdle 2021?
The 2021 Cheltenham Champion Hurdle will take place on Tuesday March 16th as part of Day One at the Cheltenham Festival. The feature race is the championship contest for 2m hurdlers and has been won by some of the greatest hurdlers of all time.
What time is the 2021 Cheltenham Champion Hurdle?
The Champion Hurdle is due off at 15:05 GMT on Tuesday March 16th 2021. It is the fourth race on the opening day of Day One at the Cheltenham Festival.